Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Texas 4-H State Indoor Archery Match


The State 4-H Indoor Archery Match is now open on 4-H Connect.  The deadline will be March 3, 2019.

Information is posted on the webpage:  https://texas4-h.tamu.edu/projects/shooting-sports/
Once they are on this page, click on the “Contests” tab.
Then scroll to “Indoor Archery Match Information” and click “2019 Information”

2019 Washington Co. 4-H Invitational Consumer Decision Making Contest - Saturday, February 23rd






Monday, February 11, 2019

Livestock Show Updates!!

We are so proud of our youth and how they are doing at the stock shows!  We have a lot of participants competing in various contests and shows, and we want to take a moment to recognize some of their achievements!




REMINDER: March Madness Registration is open until 2/22/19 at 11:59 PM

It's that time of year, again!!!!!  The Travis County 4-H Shooting Sports Club and the Austin Rifle Club would like to invite all Texas 4-H Shooting Sports members to join us on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 in Manor, Texas at the Austin Rifle Club for the 20th Annual March Madness Invitational Shoot. The following is the information and instructions for registering to participate in this event. We look forward to seeing you all there and enjoy a large, safe and fun turnout. 

Date:              Saturday, March 2, 2019
Location:       Austin Rifle Club, 16312 Littig Road, Manor, Texas 78653
Entry Fees:    $45 for three events (except BB Gun)
                        $3 IClays registration fee
                        $5 for BB Gun match to be paid at the event (equipment provided or bring your own) 
Registration: available through the iclays March Madness website link if you have previously registered.  

If you are new to iCLays registration, go to www.iClays.com, click on upcoming tournaments, scroll down to March, and locate Travis County 4H Shooting Sports 2019 March Madness and click on register. Input your last name and email address, then press enter to create a new shooter in the system.
Please click HERE to see the full details, rules, and instructions!  All items are available for download on the Travis 4-H Shooting Sports Page, as well.


Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Mission Possible Mentor application is available until March 19, 2019. 4-H members currently in the 8th grade are encouraged to apply for this Service Learning Opportunity. Below is the flyer for Mission Possible Mentors as well as the flyer for Mission Possible Camp. 








Travis County Photo Contest







Leadership Opportuity - Rodeo Austin


It’s that time of the year again. Youth are needed to sing the National Anthem and recite pledges at Rodeo Austin before the Junior Shows as well as the Longhorn and Open/Youth Boer Goat Shows. Below is the information that is also included on the SignUpGenius link.

National Anthem – Youth will need to submit a video as those spots will be assigned. Email videos to Cory at cory.hundl@ag.tamu.edu by  February 3rd.
Listed below are opportunities for youth to volunteer to sing the national anthem and recite the American, Texas Pledges, the FFA motto and the 4-H Pledge at the shows for Rodeo Austin.

·         Longhorn Show - Saturday, March 16th  - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Market Lamb & Goat Show - Tuesday, March 19th   - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Market Poultry Show - Wednesday, March 20th  -Show starts at 11:00 am
·         Open Boer Goat Show - Thursday, March 21st  - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Barrow Show - Saturday, March 23rd - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Barrow Show - Sunday, March 24th - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Market Steer Show - Tuesday, March 26th - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Market Steer Show - Wednesday, March 27th - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Jr. Breeding Heifer Show - Friday, March 29th - Show starts at 9:00 am
·         Jr. Breeding Heifer Show - Saturday, March 30th  - Show starts at 9:00 am

For those interested in this leadership opportunity, please sign up using this online form. You will need to plan to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the species show in which you are volunteering. One parking and one gate pass will be provided for the youth who is volunteering (provided you do not already have any) and the passes will be mailed to the address provided. You WILL NEED to provide your address when signing up.
When you register, please select the option to use alternate name and in the "First Name" box , list the first and last name of the youth member. In the "last name" box, list the 4-H County or  FFA Chapter in which the youth is a member.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

2019 March Madness Registration is OPEN until 2/22/19

It's that time of year, again!!!!!  The Travis County 4-H Shooting Sports Club and the Austin Rifle Club would like to invite all Texas 4-H Shooting Sports members to join us on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 in Manor, Texas at the Austin Rifle Club for the 20th Annual March Madness Invitational Shoot. The following is the information and instructions for registering to participate in this event. We look forward to seeing you all there and enjoy a large, safe and fun turnout. 

Date:              Saturday, March 2, 2019

Location:       Austin Rifle Club, 16312 Littig Road, Manor, Texas 78653
Entry Fees:    $45 for three events (except BB Gun)
                        $3 IClays registration fee
                        $5 for BB Gun match to be paid at the event (equipment provided or bring your own) 
Registration: available through the iclays March Madness website link if you have previously registered.  

If you are new to iCLays registration, go to www.iClays.com, click on upcoming tournaments, scroll down to March, and locate Travis County 4H Shooting Sports 2019 March Madness and click on register. Input your last name and email address, then press enter to create a new shooter in the system.
Please click HERE to see the full details, rules, and instructions!  All items are available for download on the Travis 4-H Shooting Sports Page, as well.



Friday, February 1, 2019

Atascosa Club Calf Breeders Sale

Atascosa Club Calf Breeders Association Annual Online sale to be Hosted on Cattle in Motion April 6-8, 2019...


Monday, January 28, 2019

Save the Date: District IV 4-H Shooting Sports Coaches Training


District 4 is in the process of planning a 4-H Shooting Sports Coaches Training for Saturday, February 16th and Sunday, February 17th in Texarkana, Texas (Bowie County).




Southern Meat Pen & Single Fryer Classic Rabbit Show


Wednesday, January 23, 2019

2019 Summer Camp

Summer Camp Registration opens on Monday January 28th at 8am! 
There is also a 2019 Summer Guide, this has a little more information on each camp. 
Additionally there are flyers and one-pagers at texas4hcenter.tamu.edu under the camps tab.



Grayson County: 2019 Youth Agrobotics Challenge

The Grayson County 4-H Program is excited to announce they will be hosting a Youth Agrobotics Challenge on Saturday, March 2nd following the Texoma Exposition and Livestock Show. Youth in 3rd to 12th grade may enter and at least one member of the team must be in Texas 4-H or FFA. Teams can register at https://grayson.agrilife.org/agrobotics


4-H Hunting Project Coach Training



Monday, January 21, 2019

REMINDER: Junior/Intermediate Recordbook Workshop & County Council Meeting - 1/28/19



JUNIORS/INTERMEDIATES - Grades 3-8

Travis County  will be hosting a Junior/Intermediate Recordbook Overview for 4-H members in grades 3-8 on Monday, January 28th, as the educational program of our County Council Meeting.  The Council meeting will start at 6:30 PM with the recordbook informational starting at 7 PM.  The workshop will be held at the Travis County Extension Office at 1600-B Smith Road.

Please RSVP at the link below!  
  • The Senior link will be active until 11:59 PM on Wednesday, November 28th!
  • The Junior/Intermediate link will be active until 11:59 PM on Sunday, January 27th!






RSVP: Travis County 4-H Recordbook Informationals

Sunday, January 20, 2019

TCYS Reminders for this morning!

Good morning!!! Some things to remember at the Travis County Youth Show this morning:

  1. Sale declarations for exhibitors with more than 2 livestock projects eligible for sale are due this morning in the show barn office
  2. All exhibitors need to clean their pens
  3. Tear down will start as animals load out

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Good Luck Steer & Heifer Exhibitors!!

Good luck steer and heifer exhibitors!!! We hope everyone is moootivated to do their best today!



Good luck Swine Exhibitors!!!!

Good luck to all of our swine exhibitors this morning!!!!